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F&B Retail Project Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned Food and Beverage Retail Project Manager to join an international F&B chain that is at the forefront of innovation. This role offers the chance to manage the planning, implementation, and execution of retail construction projects in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, from pre-design to completion stages, while also managing stakeholder relationships and coordinating project teams.

  • Lead role in managing F&B retail construction projects
  • Opportunity to work with an innovative international F&B chain
  • Chance to develop strong stakeholder relationships and coordinate project teams

What you'll do:

As a Food and Beverage Retail Project Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our retail construction projects. From the initial pre-design stage through to completion, you will ensure that each project is delivered on time, within scope, and within budget. You will establish effective working procedures, monitor project progress, carry out value engineering, and build strong relationships with stakeholders. Your ability to lead and coordinate project teams will be crucial in ensuring the success of each project.

  • Manage the pre-design, design, construction and completion stages of retail projects
  • Efficiently synthesize project information and accurately establish project scope
  • Set project costs and productivity benchmark/structures
  • Provide a clear plan by establishing objectives and managing project budgeting to achieve profit targets on projects
  • Establish effective working procedures and organisation structure for reporting, responsibility and authority
  • Monitor project programs to measure performance and take necessary corrective actions
  • Carry out value engineering, buildability analysis and critically review the design and documentation
  • Develop good working relationships with stakeholders at all levels to build consensus
  • Effectively lead and coordinate project teams

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Food & Beverage Retail Project Manager role will bring a wealth of experience in project management within the retail sector. You will have a strong academic background in a relevant field of study and at least seven years of experience managing projects for large retail chain companies. Your experience in F&B retail outlet construction, coupled with your knowledge of cross-functional project management concepts, will be key to your success in this role. Your technical expertise, familiarity with IT applications and software, and excellent stakeholder engagement skills will make you an invaluable asset to our team.

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil/Structural, Architectural, Mechanical, Electrical or related field of study
  • Seven years of project management experience with large retail chain companies
  • Experienced in construction of F&B retail outlets
  • Strong knowledge of cross-functional project management concepts, methods and practices
  • Proficiency in design briefs preparation and contract administration
  • Strong technical knowledge and familiarity with authorities’ regulations
  • Familiarity with information technology applications, processes, software (ACAD, MS Project, PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
  • Proactive approach with attention to detail in follow-ups
  • Highly self-motivated, adaptable and willing to be hands-on
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement capability and interpersonal skills

What sets this company apart:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an international F&B chain that is leading the way in innovation. The company prides itself on its forward-thinking approach and commitment to continuous improvement. With a culture that values innovation and a progressive mindset, this is an organisation where you can truly make your mark.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Apply today by clicking on the link or email your CV to jithow.chan@robertwalters.com.my to discuss this new opportunity.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Engineering & Manufacturing

Focus: Project Management

Industry: Engineering

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Mid Management

Language: English - Professional working

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: A7R5Z0-B2932135

Date posted: 04 June 2024

Consultant: JitHow Chan

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